City Gallery City Gallery Wellington

Past event

Tuatara Open Late: City Gallery Book Club and Uniforms to Futurist Fashion

1 November 2018

Art, music, film, books, talks, beer, wine, food. A changing programme of late-night events on the first Thursday of the month.

This month's line up includes: Emily Perkins and the City Gallery Book Club, Alexander Maxwell's talk 'From Uniforms to Futurist Fashion', and the Black Panthers short documentary Off the Pig! (1968). Plus a last chance to see the current exhibitions after dark.

 

Timetable

From 5pm Exhibitions open. Supper treats from La Boca Loca/Boquita. Cash bar. DJ Kedron plays songs for Never Never Land.

6pm Black Panthers short documentary Off the Pig! (1968).

6.30pm Alexander Maxwell, costume historian at Victoria University, presents a short illustrated talk, 'From Uniforms to Futurist Fashion'.

7pm Exhibition tour of Arwa Alneami: Never Never Land.

7.30pm Emily Perkins and City Gallery Book Club guests—writer Lynda Chanwai-Earle, cartoonist Dylan Horrocks, and journalist Donna Miles-Mojab—riff off the exhibition Iconography of Revolt with the reading list: Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi, Crudo: A Novel by Olivia Laing, and A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens.

8.45pm Screening of  SODA_JERK's TERROR NULLIUS (2018, R13), a 'dazzling, kinetic, mishmashed beast of an Australian film' (The Guardian).

8.45pm Exhibition tour of Iconography of Revolt.

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